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Kaneto Shindô was born on 22 April, 1912 in Hiroshima, Japan, is a Writer, Director, Art Director. Discover Kaneto Shindô's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of Kaneto Shindô networth?

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Occupation writer,director,art_director
Age 100 years old
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Born 22 April 1912
Birthday 22 April
Birthplace Hiroshima, Japan
Date of death 29 May, 2012
Died Place Hiroshima, Japan
Nationality Japan

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Kaneto Shindô Height, Weight & Measurements

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Who Is Kaneto Shindô's Wife?

His wife is Nobuko Otowa (1978 - 22 December 1994) ( her death) ( 1 child), Miyo Shindo (1946 - 1978) ( her death)

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Wife Nobuko Otowa (1978 - 22 December 1994) ( her death) ( 1 child), Miyo Shindo (1946 - 1978) ( her death)
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Kaneto Shindô Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Kaneto Shindô worth at the age of 100 years old? Kaneto Shindô’s income source is mostly from being a successful Writer. He is from Japan. We have estimated Kaneto Shindô's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2021 $1 Million - $5 Million
Salary in 2020 Under Review
Net Worth in 2019 Pending
Salary in 2019 Under Review
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Source of Income Writer

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He was a writer and director, known for Ichimai no hagaki (2010), Gogo no Yuigon-jo (1995) and The Naked Island (1960). He was married to Nobuko Otowa and Miyo Shindo.


His latest film, "Ishiuchi jinjo koto shogakko: Hana wa chiredomo" (2008), which he both wrote and directed, has been released. At 96, this is believed to make Kaneto Shindo the world's second oldest active film director, after the Portuguese director Manoel de Oliveira who is 4 years older and still active as of November 2008. [September 2008]


Entered the film industry in 1934 as an assistant art director.


He was inspired by the lively main character in Bangaku no issho (1933) to enter the world of film.


Kaneto Shindô was born on April 22, 1912 in Hiroshima, Japan.